The Americas - Detailed map

All first-level subdivisions (provinces, states, counties, etc.) for every country in the Americas.

  • Use the special options in Step 1 to make coloring the map easier.
  • With this map, you can also isolate a country and create a subdivisions map just for it. More details in this blog post .
  • Use the advanced shortcuts (Ctrl + move, Alt+Shift+click) to quickly edit and color the map.
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Select layout for the user interface:

Default

wide layout with map on the top and tools below

Simple ⚡

simplified layout with map on the right and tools on the left

Simple - Reversed ⚡

simplified layout with map on the left and tools on the right

Your selection will be saved for your next visits to this map page. You can always change this back.

CONTROLS

mouse wheel : Zoom in/out

mouse wheel : Move Map

You can also use W,A,S,D,I,O on your keyboard or the controls on the right.

You can still switch colors, click on subdivisions to paint them, etc.


Step 1: Coloring/Editing the Map

Select the color you want and click on a subdivision on the map. Right-click on it to remove its color, use a pattern, or hide it. Advanced...

More Options

Special options...

Color all Subdivisions of a Country

Select a country and click COLOR COUNTRY to color all its subdivisions with the selected color. Keyboard shortcut: Alt + Shift + click on a subdivision.

Color Multiple Countries

Fill the field below with the abbreviations of the countries (comma-separated) you want to color on the map and click COLOR COUNTRIES.

Make a Map of a Single Country

Select the country that you want to isolate and click ISOLATE COUNTRY. To return to the whole map view again, choose SHOW ALL.

Isolate Multiple Countries

Fill the field below with the abbreviations of the countries (comma-separated) you want to isolate on the map and click ISOLATE. All other countries will be hidden. Use the zoom tool to adjust the map on the remaining countries.

Search for a Subdivision and Color it

Search for the subdivision you want and click COLOR SUBDIVISION to fill it with the current Fill Color. To remove the color of the selected subdivision, choose REMOVE COLOR .

Step 2: Choosing the Legend

Add the title you want for the map's legend and choose a label for each color group. Change the color for all subdivisions in a group by clicking on it.

Drag the legend on the map to set its position or resize it. Use legend options to customize its color, font, and more.

Color Label Remove
Step 3: Getting the Map

When ready, select Preview Map. To download the map: Right click > Save image as... or select Download Map.

If you want to change something, select Edit. To start over, select Clear All.

Download Map
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